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5998 Red Cross Vacancy 28 April - 26 May 2021



The Tonga Red Cross Society is a dynamic humanitarian organization in Tonga dedicated to saving and improving the lives of the most vulnerable through mobilizing the power of humanity and the spirit of volunteerism.

We abide by the Red Cross Principles and values at all times. The Principles Being Humanity, Impartiality, Neutrality, Independence, Voluntary Service, Unity and Universality. Tonga Red Cross Society has a Child Protection Policy in place.

This role is responsible for all aspects of the fundraising and in-kind resources to support the sustainability and expansion of TRCS. The incumbent will ensure the implementation of fundraising and income generation activities for TRCS, in line with TRCS’s strategic plan 2021 - 2026, to create new and sustainable funding sources.

The individual we are seeking should have:

  • Relevant formal qualifications (tertiary degree or diploma) in the field as advertised.
  • Minimum two to three years work experience in relevant field.
  • Excellent verbal and written English communication skills including presentation skills
  • Good networking skills
  • Revolutionary and creative ideas
  • Willingness to travel as needed
  • Willingness to support disaster response operations, when needed

The Tonga Red Cross Society is an equal opportunity employer.

This position is for 12 months with possible extension for a further 12 months. Interested persons to apply to Tonga Red Cross Society PO Box 456, Nuku’alofa, Tonga Position descriptions will be available on request with sg [at] tongaredcross [dot] to.

Applications must include CV, contact details for two recent referees and a cover letter demonstrating how your skills and experiences meet the requirements of the specific role.

Applications to be addressed to: Secretary General, Tonga Red Cross Society and will close at 5pm 26th May 2021.

Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted for interviews.